How to Win Sylas vs Fiddlesticks Counter Matchup Sylas is in the b tier of champions

Sylas vs Fiddlesticks

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Sylas in LoL Fiddlesticks is in the s tier of champions
Mage Assassin
Mage Support

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Sylas

based on 1,195 Sylas vs Fiddlesticks matchups
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
2.1
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our dataset, Sylas faced Fiddlesticks in 1195 rounds. Including so many games with Sylas versus Fiddlesticks gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide enlightening data and a pro build to annihilate your rival. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Sylas fights Fiddlesticks in only 2.0% of his games.

Sylas vs Fiddlesticks Matchup Summary

Sylas has done a average job of countering Fiddlesticks. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Sylas versus Fiddlesticks matches, Sylas’s side is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Fiddlesticks.

Best Sylas vs Fiddlesticks Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Sylas Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassCosmic Drive

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflameMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Sylas to level up w
>
Second ability for Sylas to level up e
>
Last skill for Sylas to max out q

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Sylas's passive ability p
Sylas q ability q
Sylas w ability w
Sylas e ability e
Sylas's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Fiddlesticks as Sylas

Tips for Playing as Sylas against Fiddlesticks

Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.

Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.

Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.

Sylas vs Fiddlesticks Counter Stats

Sylas Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Fiddlesticks Image
8.1
< Kills >
6.1
7
< Deaths >
6.1
6.6
< Assists >
9.4
1.82
< Killing Sprees >
1.43
132
< Minions Killed >
35
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
1.24
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.36
502
< Physical Damage >
286
18,280
< Magic Damage >
16,128
984
< True Damage >
1,119
19,766
< Damage Dealt >
17,533
28,347
< Damage Taken >
28,251
11,305
< Gold Earned >
11,014
1.65
< Towers >
1.25
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
6,516
< Total Healing >
13,073
13,444
< Experience >
12,812
19
< Vision Score >
47
9
< Wards Placed >
4
299
< Time Dealing CC >
664

How to Counter Fiddlesticks with Sylas in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some critical Sylas vs. Fiddlesticks matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between the two. As an example, Sylas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Sylas may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Fiddlesticks..

Sylas normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Fiddlesticks. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Sylas and Fiddlesticks

Damage Types Compared

Sylas
Fiddlesticks
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sylas
Fiddlesticks

Who is Better, Sylas or Fiddlesticks?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Sylas usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Fiddlesticks, with a 50.8% win rate. Thus, Sylas makes an ok counter for Fiddlesticks.

While Sylas does have a higher win rate than Fiddlesticks, when they face off with one another, Sylas also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Sylas into Fiddlesticks.

Furthermore, Sylas also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Fiddlesticks. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Sylas vs Fiddlesticks matchups, Sylas is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Sylas is a decent counter for Fiddlesticks. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Sylas against Fiddlesticks.

Additional Information for Sylas Players

How We Calculated Our Sylas vs Fiddlesticks Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Fiddlesticks as Sylas, we analyzed 1,195 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Fiddlesticks as Sylas comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Sylas in order to counter Fiddlesticks during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sylas most often gets much more CS compared to Fiddlesticks. Champs who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Sylas versus Fiddlesticks build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Cosmic Drive. When Sylas combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better against Fiddlesticks than with many other common builds. In fact, Sylas boasted an average winrate of 50.8% when playing against Fiddlesticks with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of crushing Fiddlesticks as Sylas, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Sylas vs Fiddlesticks clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.8% winrate overall.

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